Scene of Yakeyama Pass in the Taiheiki (Taiheiki Yakeyamagoe no zu)

「太平記焼山越之図」

Japanese
Edo period
1861 (Man'en 2/Bunkyû 1), 5th month
Artist Ichieisai Yoshitsuya (Japanese, 1822–1866), Publisher Kagaya Kichiemon (Kichibei) (Japanese)


Dimensions

Vertical ôban triptych; 36.9 × 75.2 cm (14 1/2 × 29 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

00.1375a-c

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print (nishiki-e); ink and color on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Signed

Ichieisai Yoshitsuya ga (on each sheet)
一英斎芳艶画

Markings

Censor's seal: Chicken 5 aratame
No blockcutter's mark
改印:酉五改
彫師:なし

Provenance

By 1900, William Perkins Babcock (b. 1826 - d. 1899), Boston and Paris; 1900, bequest of William Perkins Babcock to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 05, 1900)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Perkins Babcock